2 Jesus Attracts Followers Causes:Word spread that he had performed healing miraclesMany people believed that he was the messiahEffects:Chief Jewish priests see Jesus as a troublemakerJesus was the crucified
3 Christianity Spreads Effects: Causes: Christianity became separate from JudaismChristianity started on the road to becoming a world religionCauses:Paul spreads the teaching of Jesus to Jews & non-JewsChristian ethics & belief in the equality & dignity of all brought widespread support
4 Church Gains Power Causes: Effects: Clergy, such as bishops, gained power w/ in the hierarchy of the churchThe pope began to claim authority over all the bishopsEffects:Disputes led to a split resulting in an eastern & western churchThe Roman Catholic Church became the leading religion in medieval Europe
5 Ch 1 sec 4 Review Questions Principles of Christianity
6 Peter was an ____, close follower of Jesus. Rome had a long history of ___, or acceptance, of other religions.___ spread the teaching of Jesus to non-Jews.Christian ___ perform religious ceremonies.Christians believe that Jesus was the ___ a savior sent by God.Explain why Jesus upset some of the Jewish authorities?Christians fulfill their covenant w/ God w/ this.
7 8. Why did the Romans persecute/harass early Christians. 9 8. Why did the Romans persecute/harass early Christians? 9. An achievement of Thomas Aquinas was, to do ___________? 10. In what part of the world did Jesus live & carried out his message? (book pg 34) 11. How is the Judeo-Christian tradition linked to the democratic traditions? (book pg 39)